Sweet Water Foundation’s Re-rooting + Redux tops the five things to catch at the Cultural Center and beyond.
Former WBEZ host and aural omnivore Tony Sarabia shares his shortlist.
Joshua Abrams’s résumé is a virtual history of local music over the past three decades: house bassist at Fred Anderson’s storied (and now-shuttered) jazz venue Velvet Lounge, member of the experimental group Town and Country, and frequent player with the instrumental rock band Tortoise. But when Abrams, 45, formed Natural Information Society in 2010, he … Read more
Every few months in Chicago, people from all walks of life dress up in costumes, listen to electronic music … and try an assortment of black-market drugs in pursuit of the consummate high.
There’ll be much more than finger and sock puppets on stage
The local artist’s unusual and vibrant collages have struck a chord with an increasingly homebound generation.
The cartoonist’s new graphic novel releases this month.